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Houston announces Gameday Procedures for Saturday's Basketball Games

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Women’s team faces Southeastern Louisiana at 1 p.m., Men's team meets Angelo State in exhibition at 5 p.m., Saturday, inside Fertitta Center

POSTED: November 6, 2019 -- 3:29 p.m. CT

As the University of Houston prepares for this weekend's basketball doubleheader inside the Fertitta Center, fans should be aware of Saturday's gameday procedures.

Houston Women's Basketball program tips off its 2019-20 season when it plays host to Southeastern Louisiana at 1 p.m., with the Men's team facing Angelo State in an exhibition game at 5 p.m., Saturday.


Regular gameday pricing will be in effect for the Women's game. Admission to the Men's game is open to all fans, who claim a ticket for free admittance to the game.

Fans may pick up tickets for Saturday's Men's exhibition game beginning Wednesday at the Athletics Ticket Office during regular business hours, or they pick them up at the Fertitta Center box office windows while supplies last on Saturday. Men's exhibition tickets will NOT be available online.

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Reserved seating will be in effect for Saturday's Men's Basketball game. Season ticket holders must bring their tickets for entrance to the Fertitta Center.

All fans who do not have 2019-20 season tickets must claim a ticket at the Fertitta Center box offices for reserved seating. On Saturday, tickets will be issued on a first-come, first-serve basis at the Fertitta Center box offices and based on availability.


Gameday parking will be in effect for both Men's and Women's games on Saturday. Cash parking is available in the Cash Parking lots for $5 for the Women's game and $10 for the Men's game.

For more information about Basketball Gameday parking, fans can click here.


All fans entering the Fertitta Center should note the facility's clear-bag policy.

Items such as backpacks, purses and diaper bags are not permitted, and fans are strongly encouraged to not bring any bags to the facility.

The following items are allowed inside the Fertitta Center:

Exceptions will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection at the doors by arena personnel.

For additional information such as the metal detectors policy and the Sideline Club, please click this link.

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